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Herd Immunity

Herd immunity is a form of indirect protection from infectious disease that occurs when a large percentage of a population has become immune to an infection, whether through vaccination or previous infections, thereby providing a measure of protection for individuals who are not immune.

Watch this video for a  discussion and analysis of the concept of Herd Immunity and the feasibility of this strategy against Covid-19 Pandemic.

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